Period
to 20 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 97 36
Rank change year-on-year +40 -61 -1
Permanent jobs citing Retail 114 77 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.48% 2.54% 6.24%
As % of the General category 13.46% 5.91% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 101 70 220
Reading median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -4.76% -12.50%
10th Percentile £24,750 £32,500 £36,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £78,750 £66,250
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -1.87%

Retail is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 847 1,303 1,860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 33.32% 42.90% 41.75%
Number of salaries quoted 616 768 1,317
Reading median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% - -
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £77,500 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year - -0.99% +1.00%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Reading

Retail
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail in Reading.

Salary trend for Retail in Reading

Retail
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Reading over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Retail.

1 34 (29.82%) Finance
2 27 (23.68%) Telecoms
3 26 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (17.54%) Project Management
4 20 (17.54%) Change Management
4 20 (17.54%) Banking
5 19 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 18 (15.79%) Java
6 18 (15.79%) Marketing
6 18 (15.79%) Presales
7 17 (14.91%) QA
8 15 (13.16%) Analytics
9 14 (12.28%) Computer Science
9 14 (12.28%) Microsoft Office
10 13 (11.40%) Microsoft Project
10 13 (11.40%) MS Visio
10 13 (11.40%) B2B
10 13 (11.40%) Manufacturing
10 13 (11.40%) Degree
10 13 (11.40%) Artificial Intelligence
10 13 (11.40%) SaaS
10 13 (11.40%) Multichannel Retail
10 13 (11.40%) PMO
11 12 (10.53%) Git (software)
11 12 (10.53%) SQL
12 11 (9.65%) Windows
12 11 (9.65%) Python
12 11 (9.65%) Management Information System
12 11 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (8.77%) Active Directory

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (3.51%) SAS
3 1 (0.88%) Apache
3 1 (0.88%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.88%) GeoServer
3 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (12.28%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (11.40%) Microsoft Project
2 13 (11.40%) MS Visio
3 8 (7.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.88%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.88%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.40%) SaaS
2 10 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.51%) Force.com
4 2 (1.75%) Office 365
4 2 (1.75%) Tricentis Tosca
5 1 (0.88%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.88%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.88%) IaaS
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.14%) DHCP
1 7 (6.14%) DNS
2 2 (1.75%) LAN
2 2 (1.75%) RFID
2 2 (1.75%) WAN
2 2 (1.75%) WLAN
3 1 (0.88%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.26%) Big Data
1 6 (5.26%) Hadoop
1 6 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (4.39%) SAP HANA
3 4 (3.51%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.88%) HBase
4 1 (0.88%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 12 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.26%) Bitbucket
2 6 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 6 (5.26%) Selenium
2 6 (5.26%) Subversion
3 5 (4.39%) HP UFT
4 4 (3.51%) Eclipse
4 4 (3.51%) Gatling
4 4 (3.51%) IntelliJ
4 4 (3.51%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.51%) JMeter
4 4 (3.51%) LoadRunner
4 4 (3.51%) Maven
4 4 (3.51%) NetBeans
4 4 (3.51%) TestLink
4 4 (3.51%) WebDriver
5 3 (2.63%) Zephyr
6 2 (1.75%) JBehave
6 2 (1.75%) Ranorex
6 2 (1.75%) RSpec
General
1 34 (29.82%) Finance
2 27 (23.68%) Telecoms
3 20 (17.54%) Banking
4 18 (15.79%) Marketing
5 13 (11.40%) Manufacturing
6 8 (7.02%) Legal
7 6 (5.26%) Games
8 3 (2.63%) Advertising
8 3 (2.63%) Electronics
9 2 (1.75%) Law
10 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.88%) French Language
10 1 (0.88%) German Language
10 1 (0.88%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 22 (19.30%) Analyst
2 20 (17.54%) Architect
3 19 (16.67%) Consultant
4 12 (10.53%) Developer
5 11 (9.65%) Junior
5 11 (9.65%) Project Manager
6 7 (6.14%) Hybris Architect
7 6 (5.26%) Lead Architect
7 6 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 6 (5.26%) Python Developer
7 6 (5.26%) Service Analyst
7 6 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (5.26%) Technical Architect
7 6 (5.26%) Technical Developer
7 6 (5.26%) Technical Leader
8 5 (4.39%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (4.39%) Big Data Consultant
8 5 (4.39%) Data Consultant
8 5 (4.39%) Junior Project Manager
9 4 (3.51%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.77%) HTML
2 9 (7.89%) CSS
3 8 (7.02%) SOAP
4 7 (6.14%) J2EE
4 7 (6.14%) jQuery
5 6 (5.26%) Celery
5 6 (5.26%) Django
5 6 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (5.26%) Web Services
6 4 (3.51%) REST
7 2 (1.75%) Ajax
8 1 (0.88%) CSS3
8 1 (0.88%) GeoTools
8 1 (0.88%) HTML5
8 1 (0.88%) JTS
8 1 (0.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.28%) Computer Science
2 11 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.65%) Management Information System
3 10 (8.77%) iPad
4 8 (7.02%) Robotics
4 8 (7.02%) Tandem
5 7 (6.14%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (6.14%) Mobile App
6 6 (5.26%) User Experience
7 5 (4.39%) Algorithms
7 5 (4.39%) Driving Licence
7 5 (4.39%) Mobile Computing
8 4 (3.51%) N-Tier
9 3 (2.63%) Analytical Mindset
9 3 (2.63%) Data Centre
9 3 (2.63%) EPoS
10 1 (0.88%) Fintech
10 1 (0.88%) NHS
10 1 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.65%) Windows
2 6 (5.26%) Linux
3 5 (4.39%) Android
3 5 (4.39%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.63%) Unix
5 3 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (17.54%) Change Management
2 20 (17.54%) Project Management
3 19 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 18 (15.79%) Presales
5 15 (13.16%) Analytics
6 13 (11.40%) Artificial Intelligence
6 13 (11.40%) B2B
6 13 (11.40%) Multichannel Retail
7 10 (8.77%) Business Analysis
8 9 (7.89%) Mentoring
8 9 (7.89%) SDLC
9 8 (7.02%) CRM
9 8 (7.02%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 8 (7.02%) Line Management
10 7 (6.14%) B2C
10 7 (6.14%) Data Management
10 7 (6.14%) SOA
10 7 (6.14%) Statistics
10 7 (6.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.79%) Java
2 12 (10.53%) SQL
3 11 (9.65%) Python
4 3 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.63%) R
5 2 (1.75%) C#
6 1 (0.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (11.40%) Degree
2 7 (6.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.39%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.51%) CISSP
4 4 (3.51%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 4 (3.51%) Master's Degree
4 4 (3.51%) PCI QSA
5 3 (2.63%) ISEB
5 3 (2.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 3 (2.63%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.91%) QA
2 13 (11.40%) PMO
3 4 (3.51%) GDPR
3 4 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.51%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (8.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.75%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 8 (7.02%) Microsoft
1 8 (7.02%) SAP
2 7 (6.14%) hybris
3 6 (5.26%) IBM
4 5 (4.39%) Blue Prism
5 4 (3.51%) Cisco
5 4 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.51%) VMware
6 3 (2.63%) Capita
6 3 (2.63%) HP
7 2 (1.75%) Ivanti
7 2 (1.75%) JDA
7 2 (1.75%) Oracle
7 2 (1.75%) SOTI
8 1 (0.88%) Google